What's on inWatford


Welcome to Watford

Enjoy a mix of heritage, history, lively arts whilst visiting Watford - our guide to events and days out is just the ticket.

Whether you're looking to brush up on local history at a museum, enjoy local arts, watch some sport, or listen to live music, you're sure to find things to do in Watford to suit all the family, whatever the weather.

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Forthcoming events in Watford

30
MAR
Book FREE taster session at your local Rock Choir
St Marylebone School 6th Form Site

As a new member you may choose to simply rehearse with your friends or take to the stage and join them at a variety of exciting Rock Choir events and shows. You never have to sing on your own or be under…

Location: 14.8 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01252 714276
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30
MAR
Comedy Carnival
Bar Rumba

Comedy Carnival presents an outstanding line‐up of international comedy every Thursday Friday and Saturday night. Tonights show features Pete Firman Jason Patterson Harriet Kemsley and Pete Jonas as MC. Party packages with food are also available for group bookings. Venue: Bar Rumba…

Location: 15.8 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 02070 417312
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30
MAR
Faulty Towers The Dining Experience
Amba Hotel Charing Cross

This fabulous show in Londons West End is now booking until 30 April 2017 with six lunch and dinner performances every week Thursday‐Sunday. Now in its fifth year at the luxurious Amba Hotel Charing Cross Faulty Towers ticket holders can also get…

Location: 16.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08451 544145
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30
MAR
How hybrid cloud drives digital transformation
Savoy Hotel

Attending this briefing will show those leading digital transformation for their businesses how to ensure their project is a success.Every organisation knows it needs greater efficiency and operational agility to succeed in the digital economy ‐ but according to recent research89of organisations…

Location: 15.9 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 02083 496458
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30
MAR
I Put A Spell On You - The Nina Simone Story
Brasserie Zedel

Featuring Paul Robinson Nina Simones drummer of 18 years. A journey through the eclectic range of songs recorded by Nina Simone reflecting her whole career. Gill is a no‐holds‐barred dramatic and gutsy singer. She flies vocally without a net though jazz soul…

Location: 15.8 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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30
MAR
Joni's Soul
The Half Moon

Given that contemporary interest in her music and life story has never been so strong and the fact that even before her recent serious health issues shed made it clear there would be no future live performances interest and expectation for this…

Location: 15.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 02087 809383
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30
MAR
Karaoke Rumble Fever
Star of Kings

Yes folks its Karaoke Rumble time again and this time weve the mother or father of all rumbles.For this month we will be celebrating the legendary boy bands and girl bands that have entertained us over the years in the only way…

Location: 15.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 02072 789708
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30
MAR
Kate Dimbleby: Women Be Wise
Brasserie Zedel

With a brand new songbook of soulful and mischievious songs inspired by the female songwriters of the 1970s plus a preview of original material from Kates new acapella album Songbirds.Kate and Naadias album Beware of Young Girls : the songs of Dory…

Location: 15.8 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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30
MAR
Miss Nightingale the musical
The Vaults

1942. A smoky underground cabaret club opens in war‐torn London. A saucy new singer is thrust into the spotlight. Two men struggle to love out of the shadows. A world in turmoil where aristocrats slum it with black market spivs songwriters take…

Location: 16.9 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 07598 676202
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30
MAR
Nurse veterans of the Great War
Royal College of Nursing

In the first RCN History of Nursing Society Lecture Professor Fell will look at associations of former war nurses both trained and volunteer‐ in France Belgium and Britain in the 1920s. These groups of what might be called female war veterans…

Location: 15.2 miles away
Category: Historic/Heritage

TEL: 03453 373368
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30
MAR
Radical Voices Aloud
Senate House, Chancellors Hall

The library will host a performance bringing together a number of performers and groups with traditions of performing socialist and radical music. Featured performers will include Grace Petrie and the Raised Voices Choir.Venue: Senate House Chancellors Hall Senate House Malet Street London…

Location: 15.5 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 02078 628417
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30
MAR
Ross The Boss @ The Underworld Camden
The Underworld

The Underworld presents:Ross the Bossplus support.Price: £15.00 adv.Doors: 6pm ‐ 10pm.................................................................About:Ross Friedman also known as Ross the Boss is a guitarist known as a founding member of both the punk band The Dictators and the heavy metal band Manowar.Venue: The Underworld 174…

Location: 14.3 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 2072 673939
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30
MAR
Special Event: Dating over an origami workshop (in
Double Bill Cafe

Forget about Tinder forget about POF. You know how that feels when you are stuck in hours in a dryyyyyyy conversation But dating doesnt have to be like that. It is more than a swipe based on a picture Dating over a…

Location: 16 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: +447402 135939
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30
MAR
The Elvis Years at Watford Colosseum
Watford Colosseum

Celebrating 10 years on the road this year The Elvis Years is an outstanding musical production which brings to the stage the incredible and compelling story of the King of Rock and Roll ‐ Elvis Presley.With a top line‐up of actor‐musicians multiple…

Location: 0.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01923 474100
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30
MAR
The Other Art Fair
Victoria House

As the U.K.s preeminent event for emerging art TOAF offers a uniquely accessible mix of exciting events and affordable art by rising stars in the art world ‐ for collectors and art enthusiasts alike. Highlights of an exciting programme at the upcoming…

Location: 15.8 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: +44(0)2038 056670
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30
MAR
Thursday's at 100 Wardour St - 90's and 00's with
100 Wardour St

Its time to go back to the 90s and 00s with Rewind 100BEAT are five young extremely gifted artists ‐ a DJ on the decks two soulful lead singers belting out powerhouse vocals a talented sax player playing blistering solos and a…

Location: 15.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 02073 144000
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30
MAR
Zealous Meetups
Waterstones

Creatives across all disciplines are invited to join us for a celebration of collaboration and networking.If our pilot meetup was anything to go by a great evening of creative energy new hellos inspiration and genuine enthusiasm is in store Choreographer and co‐artistic…

Location: 15.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 02031 761133
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30
MAR
Jersey Boys
Piccadilly Theatre

Internationally acclaimed hit musical Jersey Boys tells the remarkable story of the Four Seasons rise to fame.The Four Seasons are one of the most successful rock n roll groups of all time and Jersey Boys…

Location: 15.3 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

30
MAR
Matilda
Cambridge Theatre

The enchanting story of Matilda has been colorfully recreated into a 5 star musical by Dennis Kelly and musiciancomedian Tim Minchin. The original story was written by the brunt British author Road Dahl and now…

Location: 16.2 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

30
MAR
Motown the Musical
Shaftesbury Theatre

Motown the Musical at Shaftesbury Theatre in London on Thursday 30 March 2017. We love live events and we know you love them too. Thats why weve created a ticket price comparison service that compares tickets from reputable companies including Ticketmaster…

Location: 16 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

30
MAR
The Comedy About a Bank Robbery
Criterion Theatre

The Comedy About a Bank Robbery at Criterion Theatre in London on Thursday 30 March 2017. Youve all heard of horror stories of getting scammed by ticket touts havent you Well BritEvents have come up with the perfect solution ‐ a…

Location: 15.8 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

30
MAR
The Miser
Garrick Theatre

The Miser at Garrick Theatre in London on Thursday 30 March 2017. Theres no better feeling that watching your favourite band team or show live so BritEvents has come up with the perfect solution for event fans. Let us do the…

Location: 15.8 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

30
MAR
The Mousetrap
St Martin's Theatre

Dont miss Agatha Christies The Mousetrip Londons West End threatre has been running this well‐loved murder mystery play for the last 38 years. On November 25 2012 the play will mark its 60th birthday. A…

Location: 15.9 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

30
MAR
The Play That Goes Wrong
Duchess Theatre London

The Play That Goes Wrong at Duchess Theatre London in London on Thursday 30 March 2017. Theres no better feeling that watching your favourite band team or show live so BritEvents has come up with the perfect solution for event fans. …

Location: 16.2 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

30
MAR
The Woman in Black
Fortune Theatre

The Woman in Black at Fortune Theatre in London on Thursday 30 March 2017. Youve all heard of horror stories of getting scammed by ticket touts havent you Well BritEvents have come up with the perfect solution ‐ a ticket price…

Location: 16.1 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

30
MAR
Wicked
Apollo Victoria

Award‐winning musical Wicked tells the story of an unlikely friendship between two witches who meet at the sorcery academy. Join the girls on their exciting adventures in Oz as they grow part ways and fulfil…

Location: 16.2 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

31
MAR
An Eveining with Gee Bello (LOTW) featuring The Pe
The Bear Club

Focus on Jazz continues with yet another top quality event; an evening with celebrated lead vocalist Gee Bello in his first‐ever performance at the Bear Club Luton on Friday 31st March 2017. Many fans will know Gee as both Percussionist and…

Location: 15.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: +447957 560557
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31
MAR
Brent Cross to host Your 5 styling sessions
Brent Cross Shopping Centre

Back by popular demand Your 5 a free fashion and beauty styling event will be returning to Brent Cross from 31st March‐2nd April to give people advice on the five key looks to enhance their wardrobe and be on trend for summer.Professional…

Location: 9.9 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

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31
MAR
Bucks Pottery & Sculpture Society monthly talk
Little Kingshill Village Hall

This months meeting will include a talk by Chesham potter and Bucks Pottery member Elaine Wells. Elaine will be sharing with us her experience taking part in the Great Pottery Throw Down programme currently airing on BBC2.Examples of Elaines pottery can be…

Location: 12.7 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 01494 528990
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31
MAR
Camden Rocks presents Bricks & more at Crowndale C
Crowndale Club

Camden Rocks Festival proudly presents:B R I C K S plus Playmaker live at Crowndale Club CamdenSince the continued success of Camden Rocks Festival were running a string of presents shows to give you some of the best new alternative indie rock…

Location: 14.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 02072 673939
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Tourist Attractions


Butterfly World

After a winter packed full of developments, Butterfly World near St Albans is ready to open its wings and amaze visitors this Spring. From 29th April 2010, phase II of this ever‐evolving project, due to complete in 2011 with the opening of the massive biodome , will…

De Havilland Aircraft Heritage Centre

The De Havilland Aircraft Heritage Centre is the oldest of it's type in Britain today, which was opened in 1959 to display the De Havilland Mosquito prototype. There is a comprehensive collection of 20 de Havilland aircraft, along with related memorabilia. The Aeroshop specialises in all…

St Albans Cathedral

The Cathedral and Abbey Church of Saint Alban is the seat of the Bishop of St Albans and serves the Diocese of St Albans in the counties of Hertfordshire, Bedfordshire, the Borough of Luton and the London Borough of Barnet.The cathedral is a centre of worship and mission…

Veralamium Museum

Verulamium Museum is on the site of one of the major cities in Roman Britain, now an attractive park. Inside there are ‐ recreated Roman rooms ‐ hands‐on Discovery Areas ‐ video presentations ‐ touch screen databases ‐ some of the finest Roman mosaics…

A P Amusements

A P Amusements ‐ Amusement Park in Watford, . Contact venue on telephone number 01923256348 for opening times, entrance costs, and attractionsrides available at this park.…

Abbey View Golf Course

Abbey View Golf Course ‐ golf course in St. Albans, Hertfordshire. Contact the golf course on telephone number 01727 868227 for course availability, course rules, member information, golf academy if available and green fees at Abbey View Golf Course golf courseclub.…

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